Masco Corporation Customer Strategy Manager in Ann Arbor, Michigan
Masco Cabinetry has an immediate opening for a Customer Strategy Manager at our corporate headquarters in Ann Arbor, MI!
Masco Cabinetry manufactures three nationally recognized cabinetry brands, KraftMaid®, Merillat® and QualityCabinets®. Offering an unmatched selection of stylish, high-quality products at a variety of price levels, Masco Cabinetry brands are favored by builders, dealers, distributors and home centers throughout North America. A leader in environmental stewardship, Masco Cabinetry products have been granted an Environmental Stewardship Program certificate by the Kitchen Cabinet Manufacturers Association.
Responsible for making KraftMaid the brand of choice for kitchen designers and merchants at a valued and critical retail partner.
PRINCIPAL FUNCTIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
Maximize brand share within the channel by driving 1) designer engagement 2) showroom excellence 3) identifying and executing programs that drive performance
Partner with the customer’s merchant team to expand their share in the category as well as KraftMaid’s brand share.
Design and execute market research and data analytics to answer critical channel questions and make fact-based decisions.
Collaborate with the customer, internal sales team, and brand team to develop channel strategy. Translate strategy into actionable plans, projects, and programs.
Measure and optimize return on investment for plans, projects, and programs.
Develop and implement a holistic designer education and engagement program that leverages all available touch points – including training and other event based programs, sales calls, and digital opportunities.
Maximize brand impact within the channel by developing and driving a comprehensive showroom strategy.
Develop, measure, and drive critical KPI’s, not limited to: designer satisfaction, designer advocacy, share, showroom impact.
ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS:
Bachelor’s degree in marketing, business administration or related field.
Marketing experience – brand or channel, building products / durables preferred
Experience with market research and data analytic projects. Ability to design experiments, ask the right questions, and understand, interpret and present data / findings is critical.
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, Excel skills critical (basic functions / pivot tables).
Organizational skills and ability to function in a fast paced environment
Interpersonal skills with the ability to interact with all levels of the internal and external organizations.
Ability to communicate in all formats – including written and formal presentations
Financial literacy including budgeting.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS:
Master’s degree in marketing or business administration
Experience working with a big box retailer
Masco Cabinetry LLC
Full or Part Time
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Masco Corporation is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of branded home improvement and building products. Our portfolio of industry-leading brands includes Behr® paint; Delta® and Hansgrohe® faucets, bath and shower fixtures; KraftMaid® and Merillat® cabinets; Milgard® windows and doors; Kichler® decorative and outdoor lighting and HotSpring® spas. We leverage our powerful brands across product categories, sales channels and geographies to create value for our customers and shareholders.
Masco embraces its responsibility to the communities where we live, work and do business, and we are confident that our actions are making an important difference from coast to coast. We maintain partnerships with a wide range of organizations, including Habitat for Humanity, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, City of Hope, the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, World Vision, United Way and countless other nonprofits both big and small.